This course is designed as an introduction to art making and creative thinking. Students will develop creativity as well as learn art-making and composition techniques, principles, and concepts through a variety of techniques, methods and media, exposing students to a variety of artistic experiences. Mediums explored will include collage, drawing, painting, sculpture, photography and graphic design and more. Students will make art that expresses their ideas and opinions about their subject through visual means. Emphasis will also be placed on exploring contemporary and historical art and artists.